The Ultimate Snack

protein bar

Christie Ossington Neighbourhood Centre

A food bar for many purposes

Second only to the invention of the Hoverboard in the past century, is the protein bar.   This super convenient food stick can be a snack or meal, consumed morning, noon or night, at home, work or in transit.  It’s perfect post-workout, pre-workout, during a meeting, during breastfeeding, or when you’re just too lazy for anything else.  No prep and no clean up.

It’s also the perfect snack for our food insecure neighbours during this pandemic.  Christie Ossington Neighbourhood Centre (CONC) is a local men’s homeless shelter.  They’ve been open 24/7 during the COVID-19 crisis and they’ve sent 46 of their members off to the Toronto isolation hotels to self quarantine.  Now, they’re putting the call out for some snack support for these men.

How you can help

The men in self isolation are in need of healthy snacks.  We want to send each of them a box of Pure Protein bars (6 bars/pack) for $7.97 each.  A small gesture to help our neighbours satisfy their hunger and feel a little stronger – maybe not physically, but mentally.

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This need is open until:
July 30, 2020
20 days left

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More Details: Christie Ossington Neighbourhood Centre

The Christie Ossington Neighbourhood Centre (CONC) is a multi-service agency in West Downtown Toronto. They provide essential services to vulnerable community members including children, youth, adults and seniors living in poverty. Their services are offered to those lacking food and income security, homeless, underhoused, and experiencing other barriers to living healthy lives and participating fully in the community.

The housing team at CONC is committed to decreasing on-going shelter use by facilitating comprehensive support and community follow up support. They also help clients to increase their income, social inclusion and supportive community linkages, contributing to housing stability. Eighty-five percent (85%) of their clients residing in permanent supportive housing have retained their housing for 1 year or more.
Location: 
973 Lansdowne Avenue

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